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Topical Classification of Supreme Court FOIA Opinions
Cases organized by subheading
Chronological list of cases
"Reverse FOIA Suits"
Chrysler Corp. v. Brown (1979)
Equitable Relief & the FOIA
Renegotiation Board v. Bannercraft Clothing (1974)
Express Statutory Exemption
Baldrige v. Shapiro (1982)
Chamber of Commerce v. Legal Aid Society of Alameda County (1975)
Church of Scientology v. IRS (1987)
CIA v. Sims (1985)
FAA Administrator v. Robertson (1975)
United States Dept. of Justice v. Provenzano (1984)
FOIA Records
Consumer Product Safety Commisssion v. GTE Sylvania, Inc. (1980)
NLRB v. Getman (1971)
Inter-Agency Memoranda Exemption
Department of Interior v. Klamath Water Users Protective Ass’n (2001)
Federal Open Market Comm. v. Merrill (1979)
FTC v. Grolier, Inc. (1983)
NLRB v. Sears, Roebuck & Co. (1975)
Renegotiation Bd. v. Grumman Aircraft Engineering Corporation (1975)
United States Department of Justice v. Julian (1988)
United States v. Weber Aircraft Corporation (1984)
Internal Agency Personnel Rules Exemption
Department of the Air Force v. Rose (1976)
Law Enforcement Investigations Exemptions
FBI v. Abramson (1982)
John Doe Agency v. John Doe Corporation (1989)
John Doe Agency v. John Doe Corporation (II) (1989)
NLRB v. Robbins Tire & Rubber Co. (1978)
United States Department of Justice v. Landano (1993)
Meaning of "Agency Record"
Forsham v. Harris (1980)
Meaning of "Improperly Withheld Records"
GTE Sylvania, Inc. v. Consumers Union of the United States, Inc. (1980)
Kissinger v. Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press (1980)
United States Dept. of Justice v. Tax Analysts (1989)
National Security Exemption
EPA v. Mink (1973)
Weinberger v. Catholic Action of Hawaii/Peace Educ. Project (1981)
Personal Privacy Exemptions
Bibles v. Oregon Natural Desert Association (1997)
Department of State v. Ray (1991)
National Archives and Records Administration v. Favish (2004)
U.S. Department of Justice v. Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press (1989)
United States Department of Defense v. FLRA (1994)
United States Department of State v. Washington Post Co. (1982)
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